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Eilat Airport Guide

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In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Eilat Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the name of a hotel near the airport in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Eilat Airport.

What to Expect

  • Eilat Airport mostly handles domestic flights to Tel Aviv and Haifa with international flights operating instead to Ovda International Airport. The airport is expected to cease civilian operations by 2017 when Eilat's new international airport, Ramon Airport, should become operational.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

For more information about the services and facilities available, scroll down to continue exploring our Eilat Airport Guide.

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Eilat Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

There are no pay-per-use lounges in the airport.

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Eilat Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • C Hotel Eilat - (5 minute walk from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Americana Hotel - (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates
  • Astral Palma Eilat Hotel - (5 minutes from the airport) No airport shuttle. » Check Rates

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotel deals in Eilat on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

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Airport WiFi / Internet

As of this update we were unable to confirm whether internet access is available. If you know, please write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • Currency Exchange - Yes
  • Duty Free & Shopping - A souvenir/gift shop is available in the terminal.
  • Food & Drinks - “Daily Bar” shops sell snacks, beverages, and newspapers in the landside areas and airside in the Departures Hall.
  • Information Desk - It is not known if there is an Information Desk available; however, there is a Tourist Information Center that could be of assistance.
  • Luggage Carts - Available at the terminal entrance, free to use.
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Not available.
  • Mobile Charging - At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Showers - Not available.

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Airport Hours

The airport is open from 5:30AM -10:30PM (Sun-Thurs) • 6:00AM - 6:00PM (Fri & holiday eves) • 7:00AM - 11:30PM (Sat & holidays).

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As of March 2018, Eilat airport is served by the following airlines: Arkia • Israir • Laufer Aviation • Ryanair.

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Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Taxis are available.

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Last Updated: 26 March 2018

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us .